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n.1.(Zool.) See Mouflon.
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Physiological responses and characteristics of sperm collected after electroejaculation or transrectal ultrasound-guided massage of the accessory sex glands in anesthetized mouflons (Ovis musimon) and Iberian ibexes (Capra pyrenaica).
Location Supplemental diet Ungulate species Wild boar density ind./[km.sup.2] SO cereals, maize, Cervus elaphus, 7.6 beets Dama dama, Capreolus capreolus VA maize, beets Capreolus capreolus 4.6 KR cereals, beets Dama dama, 1.2 Ovis musimon DO maize, beets Capreolus capreolus 3.3 Location Estimated total Share of oak forests (%) ungulate density ind./[km.sup.2] SO 11.3 67 VA 7.3 52 KR 3.5 54 DO 5.5 48 Table 3.
Effect of constant-release melatonin implants and prolonged exposure to a long day photoperiod on prolactin secretion and hair growth in mouflon (Ovis gmelini musimon).--Domest.
The genetic studies based on mtDNA control region revealed that lineage B type sheep might have been originated from European mouflon (Ovis musimon) (Hiendleder et al., 2002).
De las especies criadas con fines cinegeticos, se registran seis especies (Axis axis, Elaphurus davidianus, Antilope cervicapra, Bubalus bubalis, Ovis aries musimon, Ovis dalli) que no estan asilvestradas a la fecha y se encuentran restringidas a cotos de caza (Tabla 1).
-- Alectoris chukar, Alectoris rufa, Alectoris, barbara, Alectoris philbyi), francolins (Francolinus francolinus), hares (Lepus europaeus), mouflons (Ovis orientalis, Ovis gmelini, Ovis musimon, Ovis ammon), raccoons (Procyon lotor), opossums (Didelphis virginiana, and Trichosurus vulpecula) and badgers (Meles meles and Memphitis memphitis).
Estudios mas avanzados efectuados en Italia permitieron reproducir a otra especie de borrego silvestre: el muflon (Ovis orientalis musimon) mediante la clonacion por transferencia nuclear y en Estados Unidos se hicieron intentos para reproducir Ovis argali con la misma biotecnologia (Loi et al.
Diurnal time budget of the mouflon (Ovis musimon) on the Kerguelen archipelago: influence of food resources age and sex.
We analyzed serum samples from 355 wild ruminants hunted during August 2010-May 2013; species sampled included Pyrenean chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica), European mouflon (Ovis aries musimon), and roe deer (Capreolus capreolus).
Wildlife species of European mouflon sheep (Ovis gmelini musimon) translocated to Hawaiian Islands for sport hunting provided a unique opportunity to understand how disease processes may be affected by environmental conditions [8].